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India's migrants walk home amid coronavirus lockdown

A migrant worker carries her child, as they make their way across the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi, India, May 15.   REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A migrant worker carries her child, as they make their way across the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi, India, May 15. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A migrant worker carries her child, as they make their way across the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi, India, May 15. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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Migrant workers hold a bedsheet to protect themselves from the sun as they walk towards their home state of Uttar Pradesh, during an extended nationwide lockdown, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 14. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Migrant workers hold a bedsheet to protect themselves from the sun as they walk towards their home state of Uttar Pradesh, during an extended nationwide lockdown, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 14. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Migrant workers hold a bedsheet to protect themselves from the sun as they walk towards their home state of Uttar Pradesh, during an extended nationwide lockdown, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 14. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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The daughter of a migrant worker carrying her belongings walks along a railway track to return to her home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

The daughter of a migrant worker carrying her belongings walks along a railway track to return to her home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the...more

The daughter of a migrant worker carrying her belongings walks along a railway track to return to her home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Migrant workers with their faces covered and carrying their belongings, walk along a railway track to return to their home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Migrant workers with their faces covered and carrying their belongings, walk along a railway track to return to their home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in...more

Migrant workers with their faces covered and carrying their belongings, walk along a railway track to return to their home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Migrant workers carrying their belongings walk along a railway track to return to their home state of eastern Bihar, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13.  
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Migrant workers carrying their belongings walk along a railway track to return to their home state of eastern Bihar, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Migrant workers carrying their belongings walk along a railway track to return to their home state of eastern Bihar, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A migrant worker carries his son as he walks along a railway track to return to his home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A migrant worker carries his son as he walks along a railway track to return to his home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New...more

A migrant worker carries his son as he walks along a railway track to return to his home state of eastern Bihar, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, in the outskirts of New Delhi, India, May 13, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Migrant workers are seen waiting as they were stopped from crossing the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Migrant workers are seen waiting as they were stopped from crossing the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, May 14, 2020....more

Migrant workers are seen waiting as they were stopped from crossing the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, May 14, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A migrant woman cries as her and others were stopped from crossing the border, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A migrant woman cries as her and others were stopped from crossing the border, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A migrant woman cries as her and others were stopped from crossing the border, during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A migrant worker carries his child, as they wait to cross the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi, India, May 15. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A migrant worker carries his child, as they wait to cross the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi, India, May 15. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A migrant worker carries his child, as they wait to cross the border to their home state of Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi, India, May 15. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A migrant worker rides a cart with his family on a highway as they return to their villages, during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, on the outskirts of New Delhi, March 27, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A migrant worker rides a cart with his family on a highway as they return to their villages, during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, on the outskirts of New Delhi, March 27, 2020....more

A migrant worker rides a cart with his family on a highway as they return to their villages, during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ghaziabad, on the outskirts of New Delhi, March 27, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Migrant workers walk along a road to return to their villages, during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Migrant workers walk along a road to return to their villages, during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Migrant workers walk along a road to return to their villages, during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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